Ready to Rock at APA Congress

In two weeks, thousands of Payroll professionals will travel to Orlando for the 35th annual APA Congress to network, share best practices, and attend sessions delivered by industry experts. If you’re attending APA Congress, be sure to stop by the Equifax booth at #415 to learn about solutions to help Payroll, Tax, and HR professionals, including the nearly [Read More…]

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Right? Wrong.

Don’t wait to re-evaluate your analytic model It can require a lot of time, money and effort to build a sound predictive analytic model. Between the data, analytics, development, testing, validation and production, it can easily take several months. Knowing this, it makes sense to use the model for as long as possible, right? As [Read More…]

Changing the Game: Enterprise Alliances Nabs the 2017 Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals Alliance Program Excellence Award

At the recent Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) Global Alliance Summit, Equifax was awarded the prestigious 2017 Alliance Program Excellence Award – quite a feat for the company since it was the first organization of its type to be recognized for this award as well the Equifax team who built the program from the [Read More…]

Disrupting the Global Market with Equifax Ignite

Equifax today announced the global launch of its powerful analytics portfolio, Equifax Ignite™. Available now in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and in Australia in the fall, Equifax Ignite challenges the traditional “one size fits all approach” with an innovative suite of solutions that provides fast, configurable and actionable data to solve our clients’ most [Read More…]

What’s the big secret? Neural networks decoded.

Advanced analytics, machine learning and logistical regression – traditional methods used to calculate credit scores today. Enter deep neural networks, the mysterious black box that was once thought uninterpretable. While modern techniques such as this promise more accurate results, the challenge was in interpreting the results in order to maintain regulatory compliance. In a recent [Read More…]

Insights that Drive More Informed Securitizations

SFIG Vegas February 26 – March 1, 2017 | Aria Resort & Casino | Las Vegas, NV When it comes to understanding current borrower credit health, more of today’s industry players are coming to Equifax. With up-to-date consumer risk scores and credit attributes for securitized mortgage loans, you can: Leverage Credit Risk Insight™ for Connecticut [Read More…]

Insights that Drive Mortgage Servicing Solutions

MBA’s National Mortgage Servicing Conference & Expo February 14-17, 2017 | Gaylord Texan | Dallas, TX Many mortgage servicers are looking for insights to help maintain costs and portfolio health while complying with regulatory requirements. Visit us at this year’s MBA Servicing Conference to learn how our credit and property data, 4506-T service, and income/employment verifications [Read More…]

The Evolution of HR Systems: Improve Processes, Make Work Easier

A recent article from SHRM discusses the evolution of HR systems of record over the last decade. Author Josh Bersin says, The future of HR software is now very clear. We need to build and buy systems that make work easier; make life better; and help us learn, give feedback, collaborate and get aligned. These [Read More…]

New research from Equifax indicates auto loan performance remains stable

In response to mixed reports and conflicting analysis in the marketplace, Equifax conducted research examining auto lending dynamics and the resulting performance differences. Findings point to continued strength within subprime auto lending in what has increasingly become a segmented sector within which different lender types specialize in narrow credit bands. The research also found that [Read More…]

Craig Crabtree Discusses Day 1 Certainty and Trended Credit Data with MNN

Craig Crabtree, SVP and General Manager of Equifax Mortgage Services, discusses the company’s involvement in Fannie Mae’s Day 1 Certainty and the benefit of trended credit data with Andrew Berman of Mortgage News Network. “It’s really a monumental shift in decreasing cycle time,” says Crabtree.  “We’ve been in the industry many years providing verification of [Read More…]